The Real Benefits Of The Brand New Range Rover Velar

The defining sound of this year’s most-wanted luxury car, the new Range Rover Velar, isn’t generated by its multi-cylinder diesel engine, some clever active exhaust or even its 17-speaker audio system. It’s the rhythmic sequence of gentle whirrs and puffs made by the car’s pillowy, beautifully upholstered ‘massager’ driver’s seat as it sets about discreetly … [Read more…]

VW Arteon R-Line TSI 280

LET’S FACE IT: VW CC was a daft name for a five-door coupe. Possibly calling its replacement the Arteon isn’t any more sensible, but at least people won’t be asking you how the convertible roof opens. Instead, they’ll be too busy sympathising that you couldn’t afford to buy a proper premium car to quibble over … [Read more…]

Jaguar’s Junior SUV Ready To Battle BMW

YOU’LL BE SEEING a lot more of this new SUV, which is gearing up to become Jaguar’s biggest seller. The E-Pace is the smaller sibling of the hugely successful F-Pace, and looks set to provide some serious premium competition for the dominant Germans. Available with front- or all-wheel drive, with a choice of engines and … [Read more…]

Formula E For The Family

I don’t know if Porsche does irony but releasing the fastest mainstream hybrid car within the same week as announcing the company’s withdrawal from LMP1, as defending World Endurance champions, is about as incongruous as decisions get. The 919 LMP1 racer with the V4 hybrid system did spawn the 918 hypercar. The 918 has brushed … [Read more…]